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Afghan, Palestinian win UN award in honour of Gandhi

An Afghan women's rights campaigner and a Palestinian peace activist have been named winners of a United Nations award on tolerance and non-violence instituted in memory of Mahatma Gandhi. The......

Dalai Lama to receive Gandhi peace prize in South Africa

The Dalai Lama will receive the Mahatma Gandhi peace prize, the legendary Indian leader's granddaughter Ela Gandhi announced here today on Gandhi Jayanti and asked the South African government to......

Activist Manjula Kumar gets Gandhi peace award

Educator, director, actor and activist Manjula Kumar has been awarded the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Foundation's Fellowship of Peace Award. At a ceremony on June 12 in uptown Washington, DC, she was......

Mahatma Gandhi Peace award for Aung San Suu Kyi

Pro-democracy Myanmar leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi has been felicitated with Mahatma Gandhi International Award for Peace and Reconciliation.The award was bestowed by the South......

Dalai Lama honoured

Extolling Mahatma Gandhi's message of harmony, peace and brotherhood, the Dalai Lama has urged followers of all religions to show tolerance, understanding and respect for all faiths and follow the......

Shabana Azmi gets Gandhi Peace Prize

Bollywood actor and former Rajya Sabha MP Shabana Azmi received the coveted Gandhi Foundation International Peace Award 2006 for her noteworthy two-decade struggle for slum dwellers through her......

Meet the host of Kitchen Champion

Ronit Roy, who became a household name with his iconic roles as Mihir Virani and Mr Bajaj in television serials Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and Kasauti Zindagi Ki, respectively, has now taken on......

'Grammy award is important for the sarod'

This is a rite of strings alright. Sarod maestro Ustad Amjad Ali Khan is nominated for a Grammy (Traditional World Music category) for his album Ancient Sounds in collaboration with Iraqi oud......

The message of peace in sand

Internationally acclaimed sand sculptor Sudarsan Pattnaik from Orissa is representing India at the annual Berlin International Sand Sculpture competition, being held from June 8 to17. The sand......

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ankit shivam
Q. why did mahatama gandhi - the mohandas karamchand - refuse to accept nobel prize ?
Ankit Shivam:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-did-mahatama-gandhi---the-mohandas-karamchand---refuse-t/24257526/answers/

ankit shivam
Q. Who was awarded the Mahatma Gandhi International award for peace in 2009?
Ankit Shivam:  A. Myanmarese pro-democracy activist and leader - Aung San Suu Kyi more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-awarded-the-mahatma-gandhi-international-award-for-p/24257526/answers/16363408

Lavanya
Q. Why Nobel Peace Prize was never rewarded to Mahatma Gandhi but given to war-mongerors like Obama ..Don\'t u think Nobel peace prize has lost it\'s relavance ?
Lavanya:  A. Dear Commonsense,No, I think a great wisdom is shown by the decision-makers to go for the choice of Obama...it's a pre-emptive action to encourage...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-nobel-peace-prize-was-never-rewarded-to-mahatma-gandhi-b/16363390/answers/16243444

commonsense
Q. Who has written the book 'India Wins Freedom'?
Commonsense:  A. And India won its freedom from the British at the midnight of August 15. Jawaharlal Nehru took over the reigns of power from the British and was...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-has-written-the-book-india-wins-freedom/16243336/answers/14469769

anita bhattacharyya
Q. who was conferred Mahatama gandhi peace award for international understanding 2008 and who insituted this award
Anita Bhattacharyya:  A. I think the 2008 award is not yet declared.The International Gandhi Peace Prize, named after Mahatma Gandhi, is awarded annually by the government...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-conferred-mahatama-gandhi-peace-award-for-internatio/14469655/answers/11169315

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Each motivates the other

A T ARIYARATNE, founder of the Sarvodaya Shramadana Movement of Sri Lanka, spoke to RANJENI A SINGH about service as a way to enlightenment when he... ...

http://www.speakingtree.in/spiritual-articles/faith-and-rituals/each-motivates-the-other
War And Green Peace

His favourite quote, says Greenpeace International's executive director Kumi Naidoo, is from Mahatma Gandhi, whose photograph has always adorned... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/article.aspx?291130
How NGOs hit a veritable goldmine!

How cash-flush NGOs are often in cahoots with global giants is sharply illustrated in this exclusive extract on the mining sector from the recently... ...

http://www.tehelka.com/how-ngos-hit-a-veritable-goldmine/
Sellapan Ramanathan | Putting duty, honour and the country first

Sellapan Ramanathan , popularly known as S.R. Nathan, is a man of many parts. In his public career, he had stints as a trade unionist, civil... ...

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